Epidemiology of depression for clinicians.


Journal Article (Review)

This article reviews the epidemiology of depression and the ways this information can be useful for clinicians. The article defines frequently used epidemiological terms, presents prevalence rates and risk factors; discusses the impact and consequences of depression; and suggests arenas for prevention, early intervention, and treatment that can help clinicians in their everyday work.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Bromberger, JT; Costello, EJ

Published Date

  • March 1992

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 37 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 120 - 125

PubMed ID

  • 1589814

Pubmed Central ID

  • 1589814

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0037-8046


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States